A video diary of a young man who has been through the juvenile and adult correctional systems and is now making his way back into the free world, dealing with jobs, school, relationships and temptations.
November 5, 2009 Subject:
I may be a white male Canadian but,dude, DO NOT GIVE UP ON YOUR SELF! As a favourite song of mine says: THEY MAY HAVE YOU SCARED, BUT THE CAN'T MAKE YOU RUN!
The strength you need to continue is in your heart!
July 25, 2006 Subject:
can't wait to have students listen
Working in the East Bay and having assigned the Youth Outlook (YO!) magazine to my teens, this piece will be made into an incredible assignment for my kids next year. This will help show my kids that all of us can overcome the obstacles given in life. Thanks for your strength - your message will be heard by hundreds of teens in my classes.
July 20, 2006 Subject:
The one that slipped through
The struggle continues. He's not the first nor the last person of "color" that this system will unload it's refuse on.
Our question to all people of "color" who witness this young mans story is how long will you sit on your hands and watch these type of things happen to your people before you stand up and actually do something about it?
April 20, 2006 Subject:
The Beat Within: Hanif Bey
As a person of color this youngman makes hope
more realistic for young people. Its never easy
getting back on track but it can be done.
It was straight ahead no bull just someone dealing with was dealt.